Mr. Blake McAnally became the third owner and president of Pugh Wright McAnally in May 2004. He currently oversees the day-to-day operations of the firm, including serving as a primary contact for all customers. His design work includes civil engineering for site grading and drainage plans, storm water management plans, roads, utility systems, and commercial development. Additionally, he has more than 14 years of experience with a national multi-discipline engineering and environmental firm.
Mr. McAnally has been involved in Industrial Recruitment across North Alabama for the past 30 years and has gained experience through all parts of the process. Through the course of his professional work Mr. McAnally has had much interaction with Workforce Development Agencies, Economic Development Agencies, Power Companies, Rail Companies, Educational Institutions, State of Alabama Agencies, and many County and Municipalities across the state.
Mr. McAnally serves and has served on many boards as Director and Chairman, including as Trustee/Elder of his church, Lads to Leaders - National Vice Chair, Decatur-Morgan Co. Chamber of Commerce - Chairman, Decatur Entrepreneurial Center - Chairman, Morgan County Transportation Committee-Chairman, Decatur-Morgan Hospital Foundation – Chairman, River Clay Fine Arts Foundation – Chairman, Decatur City Schools Foundation – Director, Leadership Alabama 2011-12. Mr. McAnally was named the Citizen of the Year for Decatur-Morgan County in 2016.
Mr. McAnally earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering Technology from the University of Tennessee at Martin, 1985.